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What exactly is preventive cyber-security?

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 15, 2017 There has been a movement among technology providers to promise “proactive” cyber security consulting. Small- and medium-sized businesses love the idea of preventing cyber-attacks and data breaches before they happen, and service providers … Continue reading

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New Mac malware linked to DNC hacking group

By EDITOR | Published: MARCH 2, 2017 Fancy Bear, also known as APT28, is the Russian cybercriminal group responsible for hacking the Democratic National Party last year. Since then, the group has developed a host of tools to exploit Linux, … Continue reading

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WordPress websites under attack

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 27, 2017 It’s no surprise that millions of websites are on WordPress — it’s easy to manage, operates on an open source framework, and covers most webmasters’ Content Management Solutions (CMS) needs. What’s also no … Continue reading

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Is fileless malware a threat to you?

By EDITOR | Published: MARCH 3, 2017 There have been some truly horrifying cyber-security headlines popping up over the last month. If you’ve been reading about “fileless” malware attacking banks and other big-name institutions around the world, we’re here to … Continue reading

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Advice from a failed disaster recovery audit

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 28, 2017 We can write about disaster recovery planning (DRP) until our fingers bleed, but if we never discuss real-world scenarios it’s all just fumbling in the dark. Examining these successes and failures is the … Continue reading

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Selecting the perfect Office 365 plan

By EDITOR | Published: MARCH 8, 2017 Office 365 Business, Business Premium, Enterprise E1, E3, and E5. Each of these Office 365 plans offer different features and services. Implement the wrong one, and you may end up with a solution … Continue reading

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Apple’s new year comes with new malware

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 25, 2017 We love Mac computers as much as anyone does, but even we have to admit the notion of superior cybersecurity can be a bit overblown. Malware still finds its way onto Apple devices, … Continue reading

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Hackers use browsers to get credit card info

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 27, 2017 Does filling in web forms sap all your browsing energy? Do you find it especially taxing to shop or register online using a mobile device? Google’s Chrome alleviated this dilemma when it introduced … Continue reading

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3 Reminders for HIPAA compliance in 2017

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 30, 2017 Even if notable punishments and fines for HIPAA non-compliance have only been doled out over the last 6 years, data privacy regulations have been around for 14. And with each passing year, these … Continue reading

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Tips for a cloud-based unified communications

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 1, 2017 The number of small businesses that will move their unified communications to the cloud is predicted to increase from 10% to 48%, while medium-sized firms and large enterprises follow, albeit in smaller percentages. … Continue reading

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